Wall of Honor unveiled

March 29, 2007 Jim Barnett may be the oldest standing member of the American Legion Post 114, but he has trouble finding the hut’s front door Tuesday evening as he arrives for the Legion’s Wall of Honor

Lifting others’ spirits

March 29, 2007 CAVE CITY — At age 87, Delmos Perkey and his son Dave visited a local nursing home where the elder Perkey knew several of the residents.

Surveillance tape leads to woman’s arrest

March 28, 2007 After admitting on tape to taking money from her employer, a Batesville woman has been charged with felony theft, according to a court affidavit filed by Lt.

Farmers’ market ideas sought

March 28, 2007 For the years the Bateville Farmer’s Market has been operating without much organization with vendors showing up when they can with products they’ve either grown or obtained for resale.

Site may be nominated

March 28, 2007 LITTLE ROCK — The state review board of the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program will consider 23 sites in 18 Arkansas counties — including the Ruddell Mill site in Independence County

Sales tax received

March 28, 2007 The money from a one-eighth cent citywide sales tax has started coming in, Batesville City Clerk Denise Johnston said.

Residents join crime program

March 28, 2007 Fed up with thefts, drugs, sex offenders, muggings and other illegal activities in their neighborhood, a group of downtown Batesville residents are taking action.

News of Other Days

March 28, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 7, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Four resign

March 27, 2007 After taking care of about half the meeting’s agenda Monday night, four of the five members of the Batesville Utilities Commission resigned. 

Unity House occupied

March 27, 2007 CHARLOTTE — “Don’t ever look back. The Lord says we’re to focus on the things to come.”